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Homework Help: Calculate power

  1. Oct 19, 2007 #1
    A quantity of water equal to 2.5 x 1010 cc falls from a rain cloud that is
    1000 m high. If this rain falls in just 1 hour, how much power is generated?
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  3. Oct 20, 2007 #2

    Doc Al

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    First figure out how much kinetic energy the water has when it reaches the ground.
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